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'Disruptive' Chinese helium balloon technology could beam Wi-fi from near space

Called the 'Traveller', Kuangchi's giant, one tonne helium balloon will float in near space, 20 to 100 kilometres above the earth where commercial airliners fly but below orbiting satellites.

Called the 'Traveller', Kuangchi's giant, one tonne helium balloon will float in near space, 20 to 100 kilometres above the earth where commercial airliners fly but below orbiting satellites.

'Disruptive' Chinese helium balloon technology could beam Wi-fi from near space
23 Mar 2015 - 5:56PM
China Mobile teaming up with ZTE to take on Tencent's WeChat

China Mobile, the country's leading mobile phone and data serivces provider, may soon launch a new real-time messaging solution to challenge Tencent’s WeChat service.

China Mobile, the country's leading mobile phone and data serivces provider, may soon launch a new real-time messaging solution to challenge Tencent’s WeChat service.

China Mobile teaming up with ZTE to take on Tencent's WeChat
21 Apr 2015 - 11:12AM
Cheung Kong debt securities trading halted from March 11
10 Mar 2015 - 9:23PM
Hutchison Telecom gets boost from iPhone6 fever
16 Feb 2015 - 11:47PM
PRESS DIGEST - Top stories in Hong Kong and mainland China newspapers on February 16
16 Feb 2015 - 10:07AM
Alibaba's Jack Ma urges employees to 'be relaxed' about recent lawsuits

Alibaba's billionaire chairman Jack Ma Yun has told his 20,000 employees that this is the "most critical moment" in the Chinese e-commerce giant's 15-year history.

Alibaba's billionaire chairman Jack Ma Yun has told his 20,000 employees that this is the "most critical moment" in the Chinese e-commerce giant's 15-year history.

Alibaba's Jack Ma urges employees to 'be relaxed' about recent lawsuits
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
BYD raises 2.3b yuan by selling subsidiary
13 Feb 2015 - 9:47AM
Tencent completes US$2b bond issue
12 Feb 2015 - 9:24AM
PCCW profit rises 76pc to HK$3.3b
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Baidu seen to be lagging rivals in mergers and acquisitions activity
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
PRESS DIGEST - Top stories in Hong Kong and mainland China newspapers on February 11
11 Feb 2015 - 10:18AM
Profit rises 22pc at Richard Li’s HKT Trust and HKT
11 Feb 2015 - 7:59AM
After China fine, Qualcomm says it will mend ways
28 Apr 2019 - 2:31AM
Alibaba invests US$590m in China smartphone maker Meizu
16 Apr 2015 - 12:11PM
PRESS DIGEST - Top stories in Hong Kong and mainland China newspapers on February 9
9 Feb 2015 - 10:05AM
Want Want forecasts profit drop
9 Feb 2015 - 9:26AM
ZTE faces long legal fight with Vringo over patents
6 Feb 2015 - 10:09AM
China’s Ctrip.com says will speed up overseas expansion
5 Feb 2015 - 10:34AM
HK$1b Alibaba fund to help young Hong Kong entrepreneurs won't exclude occupiers: Jack Ma

The controversy-hit Alibaba Group announced it would set up a HK$1 billion fund to support young Hong Kong entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses on its platforms.

The controversy-hit Alibaba Group announced it would set up a HK$1 billion fund to support young Hong Kong entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses on its platforms.

HK$1b Alibaba fund to help young Hong Kong entrepreneurs won't exclude occupiers: Jack Ma
20 Jun 2018 - 3:49PM
China's makers of simple smartphone games set for shake-out
16 Apr 2015 - 12:11PM
Alibaba upbeat on next quarter after profit falls 28pc
30 Jan 2015 - 12:31AM
ZTE in global launch of new Blade smartphone
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Huawei aims to up smartphone shipments to 100 million in 2015, boost international sales
27 Jan 2015 - 1:50PM
Li Ka-shing eyes biggest telecoms deal with bid to buy UK mobile operator O2
21 Jun 2018 - 2:38PM
Alibaba Group, SoftBank pump US$600 million into taxi booking app provider in China
23 Feb 2015 - 10:41PM
Alibaba takes majority stake in AdChina
23 Feb 2015 - 10:42PM
China's Xiaomi more than doubles 2014 sales on global smartphone push
17 Mar 2015 - 4:37PM
Wanda E-commerce quadruples value as it completes first round of financing
23 Feb 2015 - 10:42PM
Chips down for Macau casinos with first decline in gaming revenue in more than a decade
21 Jun 2018 - 2:37PM
China's lottery industry bets on digital sales growth
17 Apr 2015 - 4:01PM